Gigabyte GA-B250M-Gaming 3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 61.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics62.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
SystemGigabyte B250M-Gaming 3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-Gaming 3-CF  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 17:13
Run Duration244 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Pentium G4560-$60
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
61.3% Good
SC Int 103
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 104
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 256
QC Float 299
QC Mixed 288
64% 281 Pts
MC Int 263
MC Float 297
MC Mixed 283
42% 281 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$208
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.659.0
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
62.7% Good
Lighting 187
Reflection 167
Parallax 252
65% 202 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 172
Splatting 119
61% 141 fps
Poor: 42%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 117
Write 100
Mixed 104
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.17
4K Write 0.82
4K Mixed 0.2
45% 0.4 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 115%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 16GB
2GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
10.7% Very poor
Read 36.4
Write 6.52
Mixed 10
17% 17.7 MB/s
4K Read 5.54
4K Write 0.87
4K Mixed 1.28
93% 2.56 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 10.7%
Great: 16%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
41.9% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 13.9
MC Mixed 11.5
39% 13.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.9
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 12.7
37% 12.8 GB/s
Latency 60.5
66% 60.5 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-B250M-Gaming 3-CF Builds (Compare 887 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-Gaming 3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $525
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